- Job posted on: 23rd Feb 2021
- Applications close:
The McKell Institute is an independent, progressive research institute dedicated to advancing the policy debate in Australia. Headquartered in Sydney, with footprints in Brisbane, Melbourne and Adelaide, the Institute contributes to Australia’s policy debate through research publications and regular events with senior voices spanning politics and government, academia and business, trade unions and civil society.
The McKell Institute is seeking a full time Events and Operations Officer to work from its Sydney CBD office. The role is accountable for the coordination and delivery of the McKell Institute events, in particular in Queensland and Victoria, as well as supporting general administration activities.
The Events and Operations officer will be supervised by the Director of Operations and Stakeholder Engagement, and provides a primary support to the Executive Directors in Brisbane and Melbourne.
The Events and Operations Officer will coordinate logistics of events with sponsors, suppliers, and both federal and state governments.
Working from the Institute’s national office in Sydney CBD, the ideal candidate will have a demonstrated ability coordinating events, managing relationships and can confidently work independently.
The position is well suited to a highly motivated entry-level or graduate with the desire to positively influence Australia’s public policy landscape.
Depending on COVID, there may be some interstate travel.
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For more information please contact Danielle Asciak, Director of Operations and Stakeholder Engagement on the McKell email, firstname.lastname@example.org, using the subject line: Events and Operations Officer enquiry via EthicalJobs.
A position description is attached.